• 10 things you should know about evangelism

    What follows is based on ('inspired by', if you like) this post by Mack Stiles. ...

  • A Christian basis for befriending

    Here are some notes on a teaching session on this subject. Aim To explore together ...

  • A missionary religion

    John Stott remarks that mission is at the heart each of the five parts of the ...

  • Apostolic messages: their content elements

    In his book Tell the World (Evangelical Press, 1981), Eric Wright summarises ...

  • Apostolic terms for the Christian message

    In his book Tell the World (Evangelical Press, 1981), Eric Wright summarises ...

  • Christian witness

    An outline of a talk by John Stott:- I. Doctrinal Aspect “Witness” q.v. ...

  • Cultural commentary: what, why and how?

    It is all to easy for Christians either to ignore contemporary culture, or ...

  • Evangelism: alive or dead?

    Earlier in 2015, Trevin Wax posted a series of six questions about evangelism. ...

  • How can I turn conversations to Christ?

    Many of us are good at chatting, but have little idea of how we can move the ...

  • How do you do that? – sermon notes

    Text - Acts 14:8-20 How many people sometimes feel inadequate, discouraged ...

  • How the apostles communicated the gospel

    In his book Tell the World (Evangelical Press, 1981), Eric Wright sets out ...

  • How to evangelise badly

    Many of us can sympathise with Krish Kandiah when he says that he has more ...

  • Inside the fish – sermon notes

    Text: Jonah 2 "Friends, I want to speak to you about wickedness in the world ...

  • Jesus: a ‘new and improved’ Moses?

    Should we regard the Old Testament and the New Testament as continuous, or ...

  • John 20:21 – “Just as the Father has sent me, I also send you.”

    John 20:21 - "Just as the Father has sent me, I also send you.” In what sense ...

  • Lessons on evangelism from Michael Green

    “Excuse me. May I ask you a question? Is that man a preacher?” asked the ...

  • Liberal evangelism

    Writing in the Church Times, Miranda Threlfall-Holmes, rector of St. Bride's ...

  • Motivational appeal in evangelistic preaching

    In an recent edition of Themelios, D.A. [...]

  • Post-modern evangelism

    In his book More Ready Than you Realize - Evangelism as Dance in the Postmodern ...

  • Praying for unbelievers

    Tim Challies has helpfully drawn together some ways in which the Bible can ...

  • Proclaiming the gospel

    In Acts 2, Peter 'focused on Christ and told his story in six stages.' 'he ...

  • Puritan evangelism

    J.I. [...]

  • Responsibility: withdrawal or involvement?

    This is one of the questions posed by John Stott in his book Christ the Controversialist. ...

  • Returning King – sermon notes

    Text: Acts 1:1-11 From the middle of the 2nd century onwards, the 5th book ...

  • The Gospel – its content and communication

    J.I. Packer explores this topic with cross-cultural evangelism in mind.  Here's ...

  • The Great Commandment and the Great Commission

    Is it possible so to emphasise Jesus' Great Commission that we neglect his ...

  • The offence of the gospel

    You might have heard it said that the faithful preaching of the gospel will ...

  • Top ten Christmas conversation starters

    To the seasonally tongue-tied among us, Donald Whitney suggests that the following ...

  • Unlocking the mind of the unbeliever

    [stextbox id="download" float="true" align="right" width="250"][otw_is sidebar=otw-sidebar-1][/stextbox]In ...

  • What evangelism is not

    Evangelism is not:- Personal testimony. Telling people what God has done for ...

  • What the ‘spiritual but not religious’ want to know

    In Belief Without Borders (2015), Linda A. Mercandante says that the 'spiritual ...

  • Witnessing in the workplace – sermon notes

    Text: Titus 2:9f The most common type of employment throughout the Roman Empire ...

  • You will be my witnesses – sermon notes

    Acts 1:8 - "You will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you ...